There are 6 ways to get from Dubbo to Adelaide by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Dubbo (DBO) to Adelaide (ADL) DBO - ADL

$133 - $676

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St 723
  3. Take the bus from Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St to Wodonga
  4. Take the bus from Wodonga to 85 Franklin St

$108 - $152

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay 792
  2. Take the train from Parkes Station to Broken Hill Station 445
  3. Take the train from Broken Hill to Adelaide Parklands

$205 - $404

Bus, train via Southern Cross  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide

$110 - $229

Train  •  31 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Dubbo Station to Central Station 428
  2. Take the train from Sydney to Adelaide Parklands Indian Pacific

$346 - $816

Drive  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Dubbo to Adelaide 729.3 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Dubbo, NSW, Australia and Adelaide, SA, Australia?

Qantas, FlyPelican and two other airlines fly from Dubbo to Adelaide hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubbo to Adelaide via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St, and Wodonga in around 24 h 16 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Dubbo to Adelaide via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dubbo to Adelaide via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Dubbo to Adelaide via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Dubbo to Adelaide via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
FlyPelican
Website
flypelican.com.au
Flights from Dubbo to Adelaide via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Parkes Station to Broken Hill Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$65 - $100
1st Class
$90 - $140
Train from Dubbo Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$60 - $95
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Broken Hill to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$131
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$210 - $280
Low Gold Single Cabin
$220 - $290
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$270 - $350
Train from Sydney to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
24 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$308
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$500 - $700
Low Gold Single Cabin
$550 - $750
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$650 - $850
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Cootamundra to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$55 - $75
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Parkes Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St to Wodonga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wodonga to 85 Franklin St
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dubbo to Adelaide?

The distance between Dubbo and Adelaide is 973 km. The road distance is 1167 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dubbo to Adelaide?

The cheapest way to get from Dubbo to Adelaide is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 12 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dubbo to Adelaide?

The quickest way to get from Dubbo to Adelaide is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs $170 - $900.

Is there a direct train between Dubbo and Adelaide?

No, there is no direct train from Dubbo to Adelaide. However, there are services departing from Dubbo Station and arriving at Adelaide Parklands via Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 37 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dubbo and Adelaide?

No, there is no direct bus from Dubbo to Adelaide. However, there are services departing from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay and arriving at 85 Franklin St via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St and Wodonga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Dubbo to Adelaide?

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Dubbo to Adelaide, including transfers.